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Founding Backend Engineer

$110K - $140K / 0.50% - 1.00%
San Francisco, CA, US
Job Type
1+ years
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Hahnbee Lee
Hahnbee Lee

About the role

Mintlify is looking for a founding backend engineer to help us build, optimize, and create the foundations of the product. As a backend engineer, you will be working closely with the rest of the engineering team to architect solutions and create the foundations for our product.

About you

  • Interested in building experiences that impact millions of developers
  • A collaborative team player who believes in the power of strong teams to drive change
  • Experienced in Typescript, NodeJS, and RESTful APIs
  • Be able to architect things from scratch and go from 0 to 1
  • Should be open to learning new technologies such as DevOps and dabbling in frontend when needed
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, capable of building and maintaining strong relationships with partners and stakeholders

About Mintlify

We’ll cut to the chase. We’re looking for self starters to join our fast moving founding team in our mission to empower millions of developers.

Mintlify's platform reaches 4m+ developers every year and power the documentation of 1000+ companies. We're also the #1 most popular YC product used by other YC companies in the past four years.

Our team has worked across transformative tech companies, gone through YC, and attracted some amazing investors from Bain Capital Ventures and the founders of Vercel, Sourcegraph, and other top developer tooling companies. We’re well capitalized and ready to put it to good use.

We're an in-person team in SF and hire for in-person, but we can always make exceptions for exceptional people :)

Company Benefits

Not sold yet? Check out some benefits you’ll have access to as well:

  • 🧧 Competitive compensation and equity
  • ✈️ Flexible work culture
  • 🌻 20 days paid time off every year
  • 🧑‍⚕️ Health, dental, vision
  • 💸 401k or RRSP matching
  • 🍱 Free lunch and dinners
  • 💻 $700/year work setup stipend
  • 💪 $200/month wellness stipend
  • 🌴 Annual team offsite
  • 🌿 Unlimited free mints

We're growing. Come grow with us!

We take exceptional people when they come along - and we really mean that!

Don’t see a specific role listed? That doesn't mean we won't have a spot for you. Click on the open application and drop us your resume. We'd love to consider you as opportunities open up in the future!

Team Size:8
Location:San Francisco
Hahnbee Lee
Hahnbee Lee
Han Wang
Han Wang